September 10, 1945 Newsreel - Nation Welcomes Hero Of Corregidor
Topics Wainwright, Jonathan Mayhew, 1883-1953
, Medal of Honor
, World War, 1939-1945
, Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972
, World War, 1939-1945 -- Philippines -- Corregidor Island
, World War, 1939-1945 -- Philippines -- Bataan (Province)
, Ticker Tape Parade
, World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners And Prisons, Japanese
, World War II
, Rites and ceremonies
Newsreel footage of General Jonathan Wainwright - welcome home ticker tape parade, Medal of Honor ceremony and receiving key to NYC by Mayor LaGuardia.
Run time 3 minutes 5 secondsAudio/Visual sound, black & whiteLanguage English
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December 9, 2012
This is December 08, 2012 as I write this review. It would be best to watch this valuable newsreel after reviewing the attack on Pearl Harbor and on the Phippines. General Wainwright deserved the honor of the nation as this newsreel demonstrates.